LEE County, Fla - A 4-year-old girl is dead after a family friend runs over her while backing out of a driveway. It happened around 5:12 p.m. at a home on the corner of Menocal and Garcia Avenues in Lee County.
Deputies say the child's injuries were so severe she was rushed ot the hospital but we just received notification that she did not survive.
Forty-three year old Damon J. Drouin of 190 Vermont Avenue, Fort Myers, Florida has been charged in connection with the fatality. Drouin was working on the stereo in the pick-up truck with a friend in the driveway of the aforementioned address. Drouin was in the driver’s seat when asked to move the truck backwards to continue the work. While backing up the youth was struck. She is identified as Jaleesa Gonzalez of 4804 Garcia Avenue, Fort Myers, Florida.